Andy Brovey


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. Andy now runs a professional development business, working on site and online to help others make sense and make use of digital tools. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. Click Here for Video Lessons


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Apple just announced a new iPad model. To celebrate the launch, Gazelle is running a great new iPad trade-in bonus to give you more cash for your old iPad. Now through April 2nd, you can get a 10% trade-in bonus […]

New iPad by Apple, New Trade-in Bonus by Gazelle   Recently updated !


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Last week my wife and I were compiling tax return information for our accountant. As part of the prep, we wanted to review several events and appointments from 2016, starting in January. My iPhone and iPad are set to sync […]

How to See Old Calendar Entries






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Did you or someone you know recently get an iPad, iPhone or Mac computer? Are you getting or giving an iPad, iPhone or Mac this holiday season? The very best accessory for that iPad, iPhone or Mac doesn’t cost much […]

The Best Accessory for iPad, iPhone & Mac


iPad Tip Sheet November
The latest copy of my iPad Academy Tip Sheet just went out to subscribers. If you don’t subscribe, you missed articles on: • Tips for Traveling with a Wi-Fi Only iPad • Popular Premium Apps Become Free • The Best […]

New iPad Tip Sheet Published